# air-track glider is attached to a spring

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please help me im stuck. A 400 g air-track glider attached to a spring with spring constant 9.00 N/m is sitting at rest on a frictionless air track. A 600 g glider is pushed toward it from the far end of the track at a speed of 94.0 cm/s. It collides with and sticks to the 400...

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A 210 g air-track glider is attached to a spring. The glider is pushed in 12.0 cm against the spring, then released. A student with a stopwatch finds that 13 oscillations take 16.0 s. Find the spring constant k.

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A 220 air-track glider is attached to a spring. The glider is pushed in 12.0 against the spring, then released. A student with a stopwatch finds that 13 oscillations take 11.5s. What is the spring constant?

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A small glider is placed against a compressed spring at the bottom of an air track that slopes upward at an angle of 38.0 ∘ above the horizontal. The glider has mass 6.00×10−2 kg . The spring has 630 N/m and negligible mass. When the spring is released, the glider travels...

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A 1.00 kg glider attached to a spring with a spring constant of 40 N/m oscillates on a horizontal, frictionless air track. At t = 0 the glider is released from rest at x = -17 cm. Find the maximum value of the velocity in m/s.

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A 1.00 kg glider attached to a spring with a spring constant of 40 N/m oscillates on a horizontal, frictionless air track. At t = 0 the glider is released from rest at x = -17 cm. Find the maximum value of the velocity in m/s.

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A 190 g air-track glider is attached to a spring. The glider is pushed in 9.8 cm and released. A student with a stopwatch finds that 14 oscillations take 18.5 sec. What is the spring constant?

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An air-track glider attached to a spring oscillates between the 3.00 cm mark and the 50.0 cm mark on the track. The glider completes 10.0 oscillations in 36.0 s. What is the period of the oscillations? What is the frequency of the oscillations? What is the angular frequency of...

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A 283 g air track glider moving at 0.69 m/s on a 2.4 m long air track collides elastically with a 467 g glider at rest in the middle of the horizontal track. The end of the track over which the struck glider moves is not frictionless, and the glider moves with a coefficient of...

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A 283 g air track glider moving at 0.69 m/s on a 2.4 m long air track collides elastically with a 467 g glider at rest in the middle of the horizontal track. The end of the track over which the struck glider moves is not frictionless, and the glider moves with a coefficient of...

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A glider with mass m=0.200kg sits on a frictionless horizontal air track, connected to a spring with force constant k=5.00N/m. The glider is released from rest with the spring stretched 0.100 m. -What is the displacement x of the glider from its equilibrium position when its ...

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A glider with mass m=0.200kg sits on a frictionless horizontal air track, connected to a spring with force constant k=5.00N/m. The glider is released from rest with the spring stretched 0.100 m. What is the displacement x of the glider from its equilibrium position when its ...

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On a frictionless, horizontal air track, a glider oscillates at the end of an ideal spring of force constant 2.30 N/cm. The graph in the figure shows the acceleration of the glider as a function of time. Find the mass of the glider. Find the maximum displacement of the glider ...

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A frictionless horizontal air track has a spring at either end. The spring on the left has a spring constant of 1600 N/m; the one on the right has a spring constant of 1060 N/m. A glider with a mass of 2.9 kg is pressed against the left-hand spring, compressing it by 3.7 cm. ...

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Two air-track gliders are held together with a string. The mass of glider A is twice that of glider B. A spring is tightly compressed between the gliders. The gliders are initially at rest and the spring is released by burning the string. If glider B has a speed of 3 m/s after...

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please help, i have done the part a and b but i don't know how to do part c. An air-track glider attached to a spring oscillates between the 3.00 cm mark and the 50.0 cm mark on the track. The glider completes 10.0 oscillations in 36.0 s. What is the period of the oscillations...

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An air track glider, 8.0 cm long, blocks light as it goes through a photocell gate. The glider is released from rest on a frictionless inclined track and the gate is positioned so that the glider has travelled 96 cm when it is in the middle of the gate. The timer gives a ...

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An air track glider, 8.0 cm long, blocks light as it goes through a photocell gate. The glider is released from rest on a frictionless inclined track and the gate is positioned so that the glider has traveled 96 cm when it is in the middle of the gate. The timer gives a ...

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An air track glider, 8.0 cm long, blocks light as it goes through a photocell gate. The glider is released from rest on a frictionless inclined track and the gate is positioned so that the glider has travelled 96 cm when it is in the middle of the gate. The timer gives a ...

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An air track glider, 8.0 cm long, blocks light as it goes through a photocell gate. The glider is released from rest on a frictionless inclined track and the gate is positioned so that the glider has travelled 96 cm when it is in the middle of the gate. The timer gives a ...

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A spring cannon is fastened to a glider at rest on a horizontal frictionless air track. The combined mass of the cannon and the glider is 0.560kg. The cannon fires a ball with a mass of 50g horizontally at a speed of 14 m/s. How fast does the cannon-glider assembly move ...

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Use the equations below: P=mv Ek=1/2mv^2 2) A linear air track can be used to investigate collisions. Two trolleys or “gliders” are supported on a cushion of air. A glider of mass 0.30kg is stationary in the middle of the track. A second glider of mass 0.25kg and velocity ...

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A glider on an air track is connected by springs to either end of the track. Both springs have the same spring constant,k , and the glider has mass M. A)Determine the frequency of the oscillation, assuming no damping, if k= 125N/m and M= 250g. (I got the answer to be 5.03 hz) ...

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On an air track, a 403.0 glider moving to the right at 2.30 collides elastically with a 501.0 glider moving in the opposite direction at 3.00 .Find the velocity of first glider after the collision

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a 0.300kg glider is moving to the right on a frictionless, horizontal air track with a speed of 0.80 m/s when it makes a head on collision with a stationary 0.150kg glider. (a) Find the magnitude and direction of the final velocity of each glider in the collision is elastic. (...

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Use the equations below: P=mv Ek=1/2mv^2 2) A linear air track can be used to investigate collisions. Two trolleys or â€œglidersâ€ are supported on a cushion of air. A glider of mass 0.30kg is stationary in the middle of the track. A second glider of mass 0.25kg and ...

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The air tracks tend to move slightly when a glider rebounds from the lower bumper of the air track. How might this movement affect the results obtained in this experiment? Answer No effect on the results of that run. The glider may accelerate less on the next run because it ...

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on a air track, a 400g glider moving to the right at 2.00m/s collides elastically with a 500g glider moving in the opposite direction at 3.00 m/s. Find the velocity of the first glider after the collision Find the velocity of the second glider after the collision

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On an air track, a 403.0 glider moving to the right at 1.70 collides elastically with a 500.5 glider moving in the opposite direction at 3.00 . 1. Find the velocity of first glider after the collision. 2. Find the velocity of second glider after the collision.

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On an air track, a 403.0 glider moving to the right at 1.70 collides elastically with a 500.5 glider moving in the opposite direction at 3.00 . 1. Find the velocity of first glider after the collision. 2. Find the velocity of second glider after the collision.

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Use the equations below: P=mv Ek=1/2mv^2 2) A linear air track can be used to investigate collisions. Two trolleys or “gliders” are supported on a cushion of air. A glider of mass 0.30kg is stationary in the middle of the track. A second glider of mass 0.25kg and velocity ...

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A cart of mass 223 g is placed on a frictionless horizontal air track. A spring having a spring constant of 10.20 N/ m is attached between the cart and the left end of the track. When in equilibrium, the cart is located 11.0 cm from the left end of the track. If the cart is ...

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A glider on an air track is connected by springs to either end of the track. Both springs have the same spring constant,k , and the glider has mass M. A)Determine the frequency of the oscillation, assuming no damping, if k= 125N/m and M= 250g. (I got the answer to be 5.03 hz) ...

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A glider with a mass of 3 kg is moving rightward at a speed of 2 m/s on a frictionless horizontal air track. It collides with a stationary glider whose mass is 18 kg. If the collision is elastic, what is the speed of the gliders after the collision? Use SI units in your answer...

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At the top of an inclined track, a spring is attached to a rod at one end and a dynamics cart at the other such that the spring stretches parallel to the track. The cart has a mass of .850kg and there is negligible friction between the cart and the track. The spring has a ...

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A glider of length 12.3 cm moves on an air track with constant acceleration. A time interval of 0.637 s elapses between the moment when its front end passes a fixed point A along the track and the moment when its back end passes this point. Next, a time interval of 1.27 s ...

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A cart of mass 223 g is placed on a frictionless horizontal air track. A spring having a spring constant of 10.20 N/ m is attached between the cart and the left end of the track. When in equilibrium, the cart is located 11.0 cm from the left end of the track. If the cart is ...

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A cart of mass 223 g is placed on a frictionless horizontal air track. A spring having a spring constant of 10.20 N/ m is attached between the cart and the left end of the track. When in equilibrium, the cart is located 11.0 cm from the left end of the track. If the cart is ...

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A glider of length 12.7 cm moves on an air track with constant acceleration. A time interval of 0.563 s elapses between the moment when its front end passes a fixed point circled A along the track and the moment when its back end passes this point. Next, a time interval of 1....

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suppose the glider is initially at rest at x=0, with the spring unstretched. You then apply a constant force in the +x direction with magnitude 0.610 N to the glider. what is the glider's velocity when it has moved 0.100m?

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suppose the glider is initially at rest at x=0, with the spring unstretched. You then apply a constant force in the +x direction with magnitude 0.610 N to the glider. what is the glider's velocity when it has moved 0.100m?

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suppose the glider is initially at rest at x=0, with the spring unstretched. You then apply a constant force in the +x direction with magnitude 0.610 N to the glider. what is the glider's velocity when it has moved 0.100m?

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suppose the glider is initially at rest at x=0, with the spring unstretched. You then apply a constant force in the +x direction with magnitude 0.610 N to the glider. what is the glider's velocity when it has moved 0.100m?

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suppose the glider is initially at rest at x=0, with the spring unstretched. You then apply a constant force in the +x direction with magnitude 0.610 N to the glider. what is the glider's velocity when it has moved 0.100m?

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suppose the glider is initially at rest at x=0, with the spring unstretched. You then apply a constant force in the +x direction with magnitude 0.610 N to the glider. what is the glider's velocity when it has moved 0.100m?

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A .324 kg air track glider moves linearly with an initial speed of 1.37 m/s.In order to increase the speed of the mass, 7.31 J of work are done. What is the final speed of the glider? (Ignore the negligible friction)

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A glider of length 10.1 cm moves on an air track with constant acceleration. A time interval of 0.732 s elapses between the moment when its front end passes a fixed point circled A along the track and the moment when its back end passes this point. Next, a time interval of 1....

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A glider of length 10.1 cm moves on an air track with constant acceleration. A time interval of 0.732 s elapses between the moment when its front end passes a fixed point circled A along the track and the moment when its back end passes this point. Next, a time interval of 1....

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Two gliders on an air track collide in a perfectly elastic collision. Glider A has mass 1.1 kg and is initially travelling at a velocity of 2.7 m/s [E]. It collides head-on with glider B with mass 2.4 kg, travelling at a velocity of 1.9 m/s [W]. Determine the final velocity of...

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Two gliders on an air track collide in a perfectly elastic collision. Glider A has mass 1.1 kg and is initially travelling at a velocity of 2.7 m/s [E]. It collides head-on with glider B with mass 2.4 kg, travelling at a velocity of 1.9 m/s [W]. Determine the final velocity of...

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A glider of length 12.7 cm moves on an air track with constant acceleration. A time interval of 0.563 s elapses between the moment when its front end passes a fixed point circled A along the track and the moment when its back end passes this point. Next, a time interval of 1....

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Two identical gliders on an air track are held together by a piece of string, compressing a spring between the gliders. While they are moving to the right at a common speed of 0.52 m/s, someone holds a match under the string and burns it, letting the spring force the gliders ...

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A 0.400 glider is moving to the right on a frictionless, horizontal air track with a speed of 0.800 when it makes a head-on collision with a stationary 0.150 glider.Find the magnitude of the final velocity of first glider if the collision is elastic. Find the direction of the ...

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A 2.5 m rod of mass M= 4. kg is attached to a pivot .8m from the left end so that it can rotate vertically. At the left end of the rod is a small object with mass m=1.5kg. A spring with a spring constant k=90N/m is attached to the right end of the rod. The other end of the ...

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A block of mass m = 300 g is released from rest and slides down a frictionless track of height h = 59.4 cm. At the bottom of the track the block slides freely along a horizontal table until it hits a spring attached to a heavy, immovable wall. The spring compressed by 2.21 cm ...

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A block of mass m = 800 g is released from rest and slides down a frictionless track of height h = 57.0 cm. At the bottom of the track the block slides freely along a horizontal table until it hits a spring attached to a heavy, immovable wall. The spring compressed by 2.49 cm ...

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A block of mass m = 350 g is released from rest and slides down a frictionless track of height h = 58.9 cm. At the bottom of the track the block slides freely along a horizontal table until it hits a spring attached to a heavy, immovable wall. The spring compressed by 2.35 cm ...

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A glider on an air track carries a flag of length through a stationary photogate that measures the time interval td during which the flag blocks a beam of infrared light passing across the gate. The ratio vd = / td is the average velocity of the glider over this part of its ...

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A glider on an air track carries a flag of length through a stationary photogate that measures the time interval [box]td during which the flag blocks a beam of infrared light passing across the gate. The ratio vd = l(italicized)/[box]td is the average velocity of the glider ...

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A small bead of mass m is constrained to move along a frictionless track as shown. The track consists of a semicircular portion of radius R followed by a straight part. At the end of the straight portion there is a horizontal spring of spring constant k attached to a fixed ...

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A small bead of mass m is constrained to move along a frictionless track as shown. The track consists of a semicircular portion of radius R followed by a straight part. At the end of the straight portion there is a horizontal spring of spring constant k attached to a fixed ...

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A small bead of mass m is constrained to move along a frictionless track as shown. The track consists of a semicircular portion of radius R followed by a straight part. At the end of the straight portion there is a horizontal spring of spring constant k attached to a fixed ...

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A small bead of mass m is constrained to move along a frictionless track as shown. The track consists of a semicircular portion of radius R followed by a straight part. At the end of the straight portion there is a horizontal spring of spring constant k attached to a fixed ...

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A small bead of mass m is constrained to move along a frictionless track as shown. The track consists of a semicircular portion of radius R followed by a straight part. At the end of the straight portion there is a horizontal spring of spring constant k attached to a fixed ...

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A 11.4 m long glider with a mass of 670.0 kg (including the passengers) is gliding horizontally through the air at 29.9 m/s when a 60.1 kg skydiver drops out by releasing his grip on the glider. What is the glider's velocity just after the skydiver lets go?

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A 2.50 mass is pushed against a horizontal spring of force constant 26.0 on a frictionless air table. The spring is attached to the tabletop, and the mass is not attached to the spring in any way. When the spring has been compressed enough to store 15.0 of potential energy in ...

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A small bead of mass m is constrained to move along a frictionless track as shown. The track consists of a semicircular portion of radius R followed by a straight part. At the end of the straight portion there is a horizontal spring of spring constant k attached to a fixed ...

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So in an experiment with an inclined air track (with air blower - like ramp of air hockey) and glider, why does the velocity decrease with time? I know that acceleration remains constant because og gravity, but why does velocity decrease? shouldn't it increase? What would be a...

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Need help on part B! A 2.50 mass is pushed against a horizontal spring of force constant 26.0 on a frictionless air table. The spring is attached to the tabletop, and the mass is not attached to the spring in any way. When the spring has been compressed enough to store 15.0 of...

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Some gliders are launched from the ground by means of a winch, which rapidly reels in a towing cable attached to the glider. What average power must the winch supply in order to accelerate a 163-kg ultralight glider from rest to 27.9 m/s over a horizontal distance of 46.8 m? ...

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Two gliders with masses m1 = 0.200 kg and m2 = 0.300 kg are held stationary on an air-track with compressed spring in between. The gliders are then released and the spring pushes them apart. If m1 moves at 3.00 m/s right after it is released, nd the initial compression of the ...

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A mass M = 0.464 kg moves with an initial speed v = 2.98 m/s on a level frictionless air track. The mass is initially a distance D = 0.250 m away from a spring with k = 844 N/m, which is mounted rigidly at one end of the air track. The mass compresses the spring a maximum ...

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If a 0.1 kg mass is suspended at rest from a spring near the Earth's surface, the distance that the spring is stretched is measured to be 1.0 cm. What is the spring constant of the spring (remember the MKS units)? A mass of 2 kg is attached to a spring with constant 18 N/m. ...

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a 0.1 kg mass is suspended at rest from a spring near the Earth's surface, the distance that the spring is stretched is measured to be 1.0 cm. What is the spring constant of the spring (remember the MKS units)? A mass of 2 kg is attached to a spring with constant 18 N/m. How ...

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a 0.1 kg mass is suspended at rest from a spring near the Earth's surface, the distance that the spring is stretched is measured to be 1.0 cm. What is the spring constant of the spring (remember the MKS units)? A mass of 2 kg is attached to a spring with constant 18 N/m. How ...

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A mass M = 5 kg moves with an initial speed v = 3 on a level frictionless air track. The mass is initially a distance D = 0.250 m away from a spring with k = 844 N/m, which is mounted rigidly at one end of the air track. The mass compresses the spring a maximum distance d, ...

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An object moving along a horizontal track collides with and compresses a light spring (which obeys Hooke's Law) located at the end of the track. The spring constant is 38.6 N/m, the mass of the object 0.270 kg and the speed of the object is 1.20 m/s immediately before the ...

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an object is attached to the lower end of a 100-coil spring hanging from the ceiling.the spring stretches by 0.160m. the spring is then cut into two identical springs of 50 coils each. as the drawing shows, each spring is attached between the cieling and the object by how much...

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3. A 0.200 kg air-track glider moving at 1.20 m/s bumps into a 0.600 kg glider at rest. a.) Find the total kinetic energy after collision if the collision is elastic. .144J I got that one. b.) Find the total kinetic energy after collision if the collision is completely inelastic.

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A 350-g air track cart on a horizontal air track is attached to a string that goes over a pulley with a moment of inertia of 6.00 × 10-6 kg·m2 and a radius of 1.35 cm. The string is pulled vertically downward by a force of 2.50 N. What is the acceleration of the cart?

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Qualitatively explain how you would expect the kinetic energy to change as a glider slides down an inclined air track, where friction is negligible.

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Qualitatively explain how you would expect the potential energy to change as a glider slides down an inclined air track, where friction is negligible.

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An object moving along a horizontal track collides with and compresses a light spring (which obeys Hooke's Law) located at the end of the track. The spring constant is 47.3 N/m, the mass of the object 0.230 kg and the speed of the object is 1.80 m/s immediately before the ...

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An object is attached to the lower end of a 100-coil spring that is hanging from the ceiling. The spring stretches by 0.210 m. The spring is then cut into two identical springs of 50 coils each. As the drawing shows, each spring is attached between the ceiling and the object. ...

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A 0.70 kg block along a horizontal track has a speed of 1.10 m/s immediately before colliding with a light spring of force constant 3.50 N/m located at the end of the track. (a) What is the spring’s maximum compression if the track is frictionless?

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A 0.230-kg block along a horizontal track has a speed of 1.70 m/s immediately before colliding with a light spring of force constant 48.0 N/m located at the end of the track. What is the spring's maximum compression if the track is frictionless?

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A 0.290-kg block along a horizontal track has a speed of 1.30 m/s immediately before colliding with a light spring of force constant 53.4 N/m located at the end of the track. (a) What is the spring's maximum compression if the track is frictionless? m

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a hang glider flying in the air is 56 meter from an observation point on the ground. if it is 50 meter along level ground from the observation to a point directly under the glider, how high is the glider?

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I did a lab experiment where we verify Newtons second law experimentally. A glider moves along a frictionless air track and is attached to a hanging mass. We vary the hanging masses and calculate the force since we have the mass and acceleration. We have some questions to ...

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A light spring is initially used to suspend masses from the ceiling. When a 4.0 kg mass is attached to the spring, its length is 22.0 cm. When an additional 2.3 kg mass is attached to the bottom of the 4.0 kg mass, the spring's length measures 26.8 cm. Determine the spring's ...

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a glider with a mass of 5 kg is moving to the right on a horizontal frictionless surface at 6 m/s when it collides with a 8 kg glider that is at rest. After the collision, the 8kg glider is moving to the right at 6 m/s. what are the speed and direction of the 5 kg glider ?

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The mass of glider X is 0.2kg and its velocity is 1.5m/s to the right. The mass of glider Y is 0.3kg and it is stationary. When glider X collides with glider Y they move off together. Calculate the velocity of the gliders after the collision and give their direction.

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Hooke's Law states that the distance a spring stretches is directly proportional to the weight attached to the spring. If a 30-pound weight attached to the spring stretches the spring 8 inches, find how much weight is needed to stretch the spring 12 inches.

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A spring (spring 1) with a spring constant of 520N/m is attached to a wall and connected to another weaker spring (spring 2) with a spring constant of 270N/m on a horizontal surface. Then an external force of 70N is applied to the end of the weaker spring (#2). how much ...

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"Two springs are hooked together and one end is attached to a ceiling. Spring A has a spring constant of 25N/m, and spring B has a spring constant of 60N/m. A mass weighing 40.0N is attached to the free end of the spring system to pull it downward from the ceiling. What is the...

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suppose a cart of mass m = 969 g is initial moving at speed v0 = 5.17 m/s. It strikes a spring attached to a fixed wall, comes to a stop, and bounces back at speed vf = 4.48 m/s. Assume the track is frictionless. a) Find the magnitude of the impulse exerted by the spring on ...

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2. When a 625g mass is attached to a vertical spring, the spring stretches by 16cm. How much mass must be attached to the spring to result in a .78s period of oscillation?

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An ideal spring with a stiffness of 329 N/m is attached to a wall, and its other end is attached to a block that has a mass of 15.0 kg. The spring/block system is then stretched away from the spring's relaxed position until 57.0 J of mechanical energy is stored in the spring. ...

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A block of mass 0.570 kg is pushed against a horizontal spring of negligible mass until the spring is compressed a distance x. The force constant of the spring is 450 N/m. When it is released, the block travels along a frictionless, horizontal surface to point B, the bottom of...